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How to Determine the Next Best Alternative Price for Value-based Pricing Strategy | PriceBeam

How to Determine the Next Best Alternative Price for Value-based Pricing Strategy | PriceBeam

Determining the next best alternative price is an important factor of value-based pricing. The next best alternatives price serves a comparison point for companies when they determine a value-based price for their new products. Firms determine the value of their product or service by comparing to the next best alternative product or service. A product […]

Optimize Lifecycle Pricing with Willingness-to-pay Insights | PriceBeam

Optimize Lifecycle Pricing with Willingness-to-pay Insights | PriceBeam

Willingness-to-Pay evolves over time Most products and services experience a development in willingness-to-pay (WtP) over time. For some products, illustrated by the chart on the left, WtP declines, as customers consider it less valuable. This can be the case for perishable goods, but also many technology products, where there is a novelty factor, or where […]

Pricing: How deep do you discount? | Source Global Research

Pricing: How deep do you discount? | Source Global Research

How much do you have to discount your consulting fee rates for if you want to have an impact on buying behaviour? 5%? 10%? 20%? Research we carried out five years ago suggested that small price cuts make no difference, except perhaps to the procurement manager who has the lonely and thankless task of demanding […]

What really matters in B2B dynamic pricing | McKinsey

What really matters in B2B dynamic pricing | McKinsey

Companies that succeed at analytics-based pricing build a strong foundation—and include their salesforce in developing it from the start. Like many of its peers, a medical-technology company was struggling to adapt to changing market dynamics. Its traditional relationship-based sales model was coming under threat from increased competition and scrutiny from hospitals, while end users, especially […]

How good is your pricing strategy and how well does your sales team apply it? | Aggregate Research

How good is your pricing strategy and how well does your sales team apply it? | Aggregate Research

In this, the second in our series of “ARI Management Masterclass” features, we are taking a look at pricing strategies. Between now and the end of the year, we are going to present you with a carefully selected group of in-depth features looking at the “Six Deadly Sins” that many aggregates businesses commit every day. […]

Book: Dollarizing Differentiation Value – A Practical Guide for the Quantification and the Capture of Customer Value

Book: Dollarizing Differentiation Value – A Practical Guide for the Quantification and the Capture of Customer Value

Summary: Now is the time to answer that “value” question so well and so completely that your organization thrives. The biggest winners in the 21st century will have value-based strategies, value-based innovation, value-based marketing, and value-based pricing. There has never been a more exciting and lucrative time to pay attention to value and turn a […]

How Our Brain Determines if the Product is Worth the Price | HBS Working Knowledge

How Our Brain Determines if the Product is Worth the Price | HBS Working Knowledge

Are consumers more likely to buy if they see the price before the product, or vice versa? Uma Karmarkar and colleagues scan the brains of shoppers to find out. by Carmen Nobel Think of the last time you went shopping. By the time you decided to buy a product, you knew both what you were […]

Training: The Psychology of Pricing (Tutorial) | Tuts+

Training: The Psychology of Pricing (Tutorial) | Tuts+

Do you want to know how to price your products more effectively? Choosing the right price is a common problem for business owners, particularly in new or rapidly-changing fields, where prices are not set in stone. A popular approach is just to copy or try to undercut your competitors, but there are smarter ways. Academics […]

Blog: Make More Money Without Being Perfect | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Blog: Make More Money Without Being Perfect | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Fear of change and fear of failure often cause companies to abandon their efforts to be more strategic in their pricing decisions.  Statements like “We will lose business if we raise prices”, or “Sales knows their customers best and how much their customers are willing to pay” are symptomatic of those fears.  While there may […]

The right price, at the right moment, to the right customer | London Business School

The right price, at the right moment, to the right customer | London Business School

How sensitive is the consumer to the price of the product or service? Of the companies we surveyed, 41 per cent analysed the sensitivity of their customers to price changes. Of all the factors that should be considered when setting prices, price sensitivity is the most complex to assess. It requires organisations to establish relationships […]